White House urges Ukraine to continue to restore order responsibly

by Reuters
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 18:42 GMT

ON BOARD AIR FORCE ONE, April 16 (Reuters) - The White House on Wednesday said it was appropriate for the Ukraine government to take action to restore law and order and urged it to continue to do so in a measured and responsible way.

White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters traveling on Air Force One that Kiev had responded with "admirable restraint" to destabilizing actions by armed separatists in the country. (Reporting by Steve Holland, writing by Jeff Mason; Editing by Sandra Maler)

Latest News
Comments Close
White House urges Ukraine to continue to restore order responsibly

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of the Thomson Reuters Foundation. For more information see our Acceptable Use Policy.

comments powered by Disqus